Nichols and Jones family papers

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This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

19 items comprising the papers of the Nichols and Jones families, and including Mary Agnes Nichols materials relating to the School of the Art Institute and the Art Students League of Chicago, 1907.

Biographical Historical Note

The Art Students’ League of Chicago was founded in 1889 to exhibit the work of students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. It held its annual exhibitions until about 1956.